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Authored by Eric Day, Extension Entomologist, Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech; and Theresa A. Dellinger, Insect Identification Lab, Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech

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The Spotted Lanternfly (SLF), Lycorma delicatula, was detected in Winchester, Virginia in 2018. It has spread and is now found in multiple locations in Virginia. It is important to identify and report new finds of this pest to your local Cooperative Extension Office.

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Publication Date

July 7, 2022